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of Uttoxeter Road , Derby and 29 Stokes Croft, Bristol.
1907 Company founded in Derby by F. W. Gilbert, who's family had been in the milk trade since 1868.
1923 Managing Director: Herbert Edwin Hornby (1872-1952).
1946 Managing Director: F. W. H. Gilbert, son of F. W. Gilbert.